brother of pleasantness = pleasant. (1.) The daughter of Ahimaaz, and wife of Saul (1 Sam. 14:50). (2.) A Jezreelitess, the first wife of David (1 Sam. 25:43; 27:3). She was the mother of Amnon (2 Sam. 3:2). (See 1 Sam. 30:5, 18; 2 Sam. 2:2.)

Historical Examples

He had with him also his two wives, ahinoam and Abigail, and he dwelt in Gath.
The Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus

If not in the field he remained on his farm at Gibeah, with his wife ahinoam, his four sons, and his two daughters.
The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI) Max Duncker

He took wives in addition to his first wife ahinoam, whom he had married when he was still a peasant.
History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6) Heinrich Graetz


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